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The Best Chuck Norris Movies

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Vote for your favorite movies, regardless of critic reviews or how big the role was.

This list of the best Chuck Norris movies is ranked best to worst and includes movie trailers when available. Though he is best known for his role in the TV series Walker, Texas Ranger, Chuck Norris also has an impressive filmography under his black belt.  The order of these top Chuck Norris movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Chuck Norris movies will be at the top of the list. 

This list answers the questions, "What are the best Chuck Norris movies?" and "What are the greatest Chuck Norris roles of all time?" The greatest Chuck Norris performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand. The list you're viewing of course includes famous flicks like Lone Wolf McQuade, Firewalker, and The Delta Force, but we've also made sure to go beyond the top 10 Chuck Norris movies, including both the old and the new. If you think the best Chuck Norris role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. 

If you are a fan of Norris' unstoppable approach to acting, you might also enjoy our list of the best Steven Seagal movies, best Sylvester Stallone movies and best Bruce Lee movies.

Is Chuck Norris your favorite person to watch on the big screen? You might also want to vote on our best David Carradine and Patrick Swayze films lists too.

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  • Texas ranger J.J. McQuade (Chuck Norris) likes to work by himself, until a Latino state trooper, Kayo Ramos (Robert Beltran), needs his help to find out who hijacked a U.S. Army convoy and hurt ...more
  • Five years after Maj. Scott McCoy (Chuck Norris) resigned from the U.S. Delta Force due to bureaucracy issues, he returns with Col. Alexander (Lee Marvin) to take down Lebanese terrorists who have ...more
  • Retired CIA agent Matt Hunter (Chuck Norris) is forced back into the business when a villain from his past re-emerges. Soviet Mikhail Rostov (Richard Lynch), a terrorist whom Matt once caught, wants ...more
  • Colonel James Braddock (Chuck Norris) survives a brutal stint in a Vietnamese POW camp, but he believes that even after the war ends enemy forces are still secretly holding American men captive. ...more
  • In Chicago, honor-driven Sgt. Eddie Cusack (Chuck Norris) and his team stake out a drug exchange involving notorious drug czar Luis Comacho (Henry Silva). Cusack is caught off guard, however, when ...more
  • Way of the Dragon is a 1972 Hong Kong martial arts action comedy film written, produced and directed by Bruce Lee, who also stars in the lead role. This was Bruce Lee's only completed directorial ...more
  • Firewalker is a 1986 action/adventure film starring Chuck Norris, Louis Gossett, Jr., Will Sampson and Melody Anderson. It was directed by J. Lee Thompson and written by Norman Aladjem, Robert ...more
  • The Octagon is a 1980 action film starring Chuck Norris, Karen Carlson and Lee Van Cleef. It was directed by Eric Karson and written by Paul Aaron and Leigh Chapman. It was filmed in Los Angeles, ...more
  • The Expendables 2 is a 2012 American action film directed by Simon West, and the sequel to the 2010 film. After one of their own's life is taken, the mercenary group set out for revenge against rival ...more
  • An Eye for an Eye is a 1981 American action film directed by Steve Carver, and starring Chuck Norris, Christopher Lee, Richard Roundtree, Matt Clark, Mako Iwamatsu, and Maggie Cooper.
  • Walker, Texas Ranger: Trial by Fire is a television movie in 2005 directed by Aaron Norris and based on the popular 1990s series Walker, Texas Ranger and starring Chuck Norris, Sheree J. Wilson, ...more
  • The security chief (Chuck Norris) of a Hong Kong casino kicks apart a crime gang to avenge his boss (David Opatoshu).
  • Silent Rage is a 1982 romantic/action/science fiction/horror movie starring Chuck Norris and directed by Michael Miller.
  • A veteran (Chuck Norris) teaches martial arts to a California detective (Jennifer O'Neill) and her colleagues, and joins them on a case.
  • The President's Man is a made-for-TV action movie released in 2000, and starring Chuck Norris. Despite a popular misconception, it has no connection to All the President's Men.
  • Delta Force 2 is a 1990 action film, and a sequel to the Chuck Norris film The Delta Force, also starring Norris as Maj. Scott McCoy. In this film, McCoy leads his Delta team into the fictional South ...more
  • Ten years after being captured by sadistic Vietnamese Col. Yin (Oh Soon-tek) in 1972, Col. James Braddock (Chuck Norris) and his men are still prisoners deep in the jungle. Resigned to being ...more
  • Good Guys Wear Black is a 1978 action film starring Chuck Norris. This was the third film to feature Norris as the star. The film featured a first screen appearance by Norris' brother Aaron Norris ...more
  • While Col. James Braddock (Chuck Norris) was serving in Vietnam, he fell in love with a woman named Lin Tan Cang (Miki Kim). However, he thought her to be dead and returned to the United States ...more
  • The President's Man: A Line in the Sand is a 2002 drama, action, thriller film written by Bob Gookin, John Lansing, Bruce Cervi and directed by Eric Norris.
  • Police officer Cliff Garret (Chuck Norris), wounded in the line of duty, is on the edge of death. The Drug Enforcement Administration decides to use his perilous condition to their advantage -- ...more
  • Logan's War: Bound by Honor is a 1998 action and drama TV film written by Walter Klenhard and directed by Michael Preece.
  • Top Dog is a 1995 comedy action film, directed by Aaron Norris and starring Chuck Norris. Written by Aaron Norris and Tim Grayem, it was Norris' last film to release theatrically, before he shifted ...more
  • The Cutter is a direct to video action film released in 2005, starring Chuck Norris, Joanna Pacuła, Daniel Bernhardt, Bernie Kopell and Marshall R. Teague. After a deadly kidnapping rescue gone ...more
  • Hellbound is a 1994 supernatural thriller film starring Chuck Norris, Calvin Levels and Christopher Neame. It was directed by Aaron Norris and written by Ian Rabin, Anthony Ridio and Brent Friedman. ...more